It is the drive to find the mystery Higgs Boson which has led to the development of the world's largest nuclear accelerator: the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).

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We have all heard of global warming, but have you heard about the "snowball earth"?

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The bacterial strain which cause XDR Tuberculosis is harder to treat since it is resistant to most of the drugs we have to treat it with.

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Most people wouldn’t guess that rocket scientists sometimes fail to catch silly mistakes, especially because it matters. But they do, and have lost machines that cost more than your average Hollywood blockbuster.

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Smog (smoke+fog) is caused by the emissions we release through our various everyday activities — the largest contributor being the burning of fossil fuels in our cars and electricity plants.

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Within the past decade, the notion of space tourism has gone from fantasy to reality, at least in a limited way.

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The good news is that first year university weight gain "Frechmen 15" is NOT inevitable! All you need is some basic knowledge of nutrition along with a willingness to make an effort to stay healthy and active.

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Although social networking sites help decrease the cost of maintaining friendships, you cannot escape the fact that true friendships are a time investment.

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